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Attend a 2024 Gala or Signature Event!

2024 Galas:

The MRF hosts galas in Denver, CO and New York City, NY aimed at strengthening the community and providing mission critical funding to help end melanoma. At each, awards are presented to clinician-scientists and corporate leaders who promote awareness and prevention. We also recognize courageous melanoma patients and advocates. We look forward to celebrating the journey to cure melanoma in 2024 because…PROGRESS is POWER!

Save the Date! We have confirmed celebrations of the melanoma community in Denver and New York City! Stay tuned as additional details will be available soon!

MRF Gala Insta x Denver


September 19, 2024

Click here for the event website. Email [email protected] for more information

MRF Gala Insta x NYC

New York City

October 24, 2024

Click here for the event website. Email [email protected] for more information

Attend a 2024 Signature Event:


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Jacksonville, FL

October 10, 2024

Email [email protected] for more information. Event website details to come soon!

#GetNakedJax is a casual event with Jacksonville determination. This annual event celebrates the progress that has been made in the melanoma community while raising funds to advance medical research, to educate patients and physicians about the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of melanoma and to act as an advocate for the melanoma community. If you are in or near Jacksonville, Florida, this is a celebration you will not want to miss!

Past Galas & Signature Events

In 2023, the MRF hosted galas in Denver and New York as well as a signature event, #GetNakedJax, in Jacksonville, FL. Through incredible events like these, the MRF has raised more than $25 million raised for melanoma research. In 2024, we look forward to celebrating the journey to cure melanoma because… PROGRESS is POWER!

For further information about MRF galas, to purchase tickets, learn about sponsorship opportunities, or make a tax-deductible donation, please contact the MRF at (800) 673-1290 or email [email protected]. To volunteer with a Gala Planning Committee, please email [email protected].

For further information about #GetNakedJax, to purchase tickets, learn about sponsorship opportunities, or make a tax-deductible donation, please contact the MRF at (800) 673-1290 or email [email protected].

Please note, the MRF is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.

The MRF also hosts many other special events such as seminars, 5k run/walks, and educational symposia and webinars. Browse upcoming events.